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April Crowell

About April Crowell

AOBTA Certified Instructor & Practitioner Certified Holistic Nutritionist (CHN) Diplomate, Asian Bodywork Therapy (Dipl. ABT NCCAOM) Amma Therapy, Integral Asian Medicine, Holistic Nutrition & Herbs. Inspiration and education for healthy and sustainable living. I have been practicing and teaching since 1994. I maintain my private therapy practice in Boise, Idaho. I offer classes and consultations online.

The Energetics of Mulberries

Our visit to old farm this weekend rewarded us with some sweet mulberries.  Several of Grandpa Herman's great trees are still producing (if not, overproducing) the succulent little jems. [...]

Calcium-One Cool Mineral

Calcium here, calcium there, I see calcium everywhere. Calcium is the most abundant essential macro-mineral in our body.  A person weighing about 135 lbs will have about 1150 grams [...]

Lavender’s Lovely Energetics

What does the word lavender bring to mind?  Images of vast fields of spikes of purple and blue waving under the Mediterranean sun?  Fragrant bundles of  Herbes de Provence, [...]

By |2020-07-08T14:13:41+00:00July 8th, 2020|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Flowers, Herbs|0 Comments

Noshing On Nasturtiums

I love eating flowers.  Their vibrancy and delicate petals provide a refreshing treat to the spirit especially on hot summer days.  Each flower, like anything else we ingest, will [...]

Summer Squash Saute With Blossoms

Summer Squash Saute With Blossoms - Sauté of Summer Squash Squash are members of the gourd or melon family and come in two main categories--summer and winter. Summer squash (including [...]

By |2020-07-02T19:21:28+00:00July 2nd, 2020|0 Comments

Masks By Clara

Clara is still plugging away making masks! Thank you to those who have supported her in her endeavor to help keep us all safe. I've set up this post [...]

By |2020-07-02T19:09:21+00:00July 2nd, 2020|Announcements, BLOGS, Common Conditions|0 Comments

Soothing Sunburns and Sun-Tired Skin

The sun is out! Idaho is blessed with long, sunny days, wonderful mountains, rivers, forests and deserts.  A playground for those who love to be outside.  However, with Idaho's [...]